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    Takes just 20 min to launch a rocket, land it ( for the first time in history), and deploy 11 ORBComm satellites.

    Well done Space X and Elon Musk! so much action in a time span of a leisurely coffee break

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O5bTbVbe4e4


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    Radical!!

    Thanks for link!

    Well done Elon Musk & Space X.

    This man has incredible vision and ability-he will get to Mars before he passes-I am convinced!

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    Watched it on Youtube as well... Mind boggling the amount of math and programming involved in getting the 1st stage to land perfectly again..
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    Really cool stuff! AWEsome!
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    Wow that man is really doing great things!!

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    First Falcon Heavy to launch ( or explode!!!) shortly........hope it's not delayed again!8)


    Good Luck Elon Musk and SpaceX!8)

    .....Goodbye Red Tesla!

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    Elon Musk for the next couple of hours
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    Done and dusted!8)

    -one spacesuited dummy in a red Tesla on a looooooong ride to Mars8)-at least he has David Bowie playing!8)

    Amazing achievement!!8)

    Well done SpaceX! Love your work!
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    Just caught up on this now, super impressive!

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    Also just watched amazing achievement
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    Looks good. Keep quiet about that Tesla. Somebody will go and steal it. I would say good marketing gimmick compared to just sending some cement block.

    Some reporters give a bit wrong info. That rocket is the most powerful at present but not the most powerful ever used. Saturn V was about double.
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    This guys comment on another forum cracked me up

    "For sale Tesla Roadster. One careful owner. 1 million miles on the clock. Buyer collects..."



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    Now for some alien technology on regenerative rocket fuel😂
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    Well done indeed.

    That car in space is such a cool idea.

    Rocket burn worked too well, Tesla not going to Mars but heading for asteroid belt. Really hope it's not going to be destroyed, would be nice if it could float in space for a few thousand ears.

    (https://www.theverge.com/2018/2/6/16...elon-musk-mars)
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    Quote Originally Posted by staalwol View Post
    Well done indeed.

    That car in space is such a cool idea.

    Rocket burn worked too well, Tesla not going to Mars but heading for asteroid belt. Really hope it's not going to be destroyed, would be nice if it could float in space for a few thousand ears.

    (https://www.theverge.com/2018/2/6/16...elon-musk-mars)
    Well going according to this the Tesla is going to end up having the highest economy ration for the distance traveled of any car
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    Wonder how many people caught the "Don't Panic!" shoutout to Douglass...
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    Quote Originally Posted by OomD View Post
    Wonder how many people caught the "Don't Panic!" shoutout to Douglass...
    pretty cool- the navi is like a the hitchhikers guide.

    I wonder if they put a towel in the glovebox
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    Quote Originally Posted by Karol View Post
    Elon Musk for the next couple of hours
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    Quote Originally Posted by OomD View Post
    Wonder how many people caught the "Don't Panic!" shoutout to Douglass...
    Elon does have style! Also Space oddity is apparently on loop on the stereo (not that you can hear it in space)
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